Archive for September, 2018

Cold War podcast

Podcast recorded during the recent ‘Soviet Threat’ weekend at Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker near Nantwich: https://coldwarconversations.wordpress.com/episode29/

September 30, 2018 0 comments Listings
Presidents Cup victory for Faddiley over Wistaston Leopard

Presidents Cup victory for Faddiley over Wistaston Leopard

Faddiley had an explosive start to their game against Wistaston Leopard going 2-0 up after three minutes in their Presidents Cup first round clash.

Leopard put through their own net in the first minute, and Will Emerton’s free kick doubled the lead after just three minutes.

September 30, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Leighton Hospital trust earns “Good” rating from Care Quality Commission

Leighton Hospital trust earns “Good” rating from Care Quality Commission

Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been rated “Good” by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following inspections of its services and leadership.

It’s the second consecutive time the Trust, which manages Leighton Hospital, has received the rating.

September 30, 2018 0 comments Health, Human Interest, News
Nantwich Museum seeks funding for “Empowerment of Women” exhibition

Nantwich Museum seeks funding for “Empowerment of Women” exhibition

Nantwich Museum is seeking funding for its forthcoming exhibition “Empowerment of Women – a local perspective”, which is due to open on Tuesday October 30.

The exhibition celebrates the centenary of the earliest successes of the women’s suffrage campaign.

Howard Worth to run free tax digital seminars in Nantwich

Howard Worth to run free tax digital seminars in Nantwich

Nantwich firm Howard Worth Chartered Accountants is to run a series of events to help businesses prepare for the new Making Tax digital system in April 2019.

VAT-registered businesses with a turnover above the VAT threshold (£85,000) will be required to maintain their business records digitally, submitting VAT Return through compliant software.

September 30, 2018 0 comments Business, Business

Concert in Crewe (Saturday 20th October 2018)

Concert in Crewe (Saturday 20th October 2018) – Wistaston Singers and Kipling Singers are performing a concert on Saturday 20th October 2018 (7pm) at Union Street Baptist Church, Crewe. Tickets = £6. For further information please contact David Greatbanks 01270 582819 or Brian Simpson 01270 650699.

September 29, 2018 0 comments Listings
Multiple factors caused Nantwich traffic chaos, says council highways

Multiple factors caused Nantwich traffic chaos, says council highways

Highways bosses say a number factors caused the traffic chaos across Nantwich this week.

Thousands have been caught up in gridlock as a result of resurfacing work at the junction of Hospital Street, London Road and Millstone Lane, in Nantwich.

September 29, 2018 7 comments Environment, Human Interest, News
Cheshire East wheelie bin £30 charge goes ahead after call in rejected

Cheshire East wheelie bin £30 charge goes ahead after call in rejected

By Stephen Topping
A charge for new and replacement wheelie bins will hit Nantwich and Crewe residents next month after a request to look again at the scheme was rejected.

From October, Cheshire East residents will be faced with a £30 charge for the standard 240-litre recycling, black residual waste or garden waste bin, or £25 for a smaller 140-litre bin.

September 29, 2018 2 comments Environment, Human Interest, News

Hits and Giggles – 34 Pepper Street

34 Pepper Street hosts it second OPEN MIC COMEDY NIGHT followed by live music from local acoustic duo, Sparks. 29th Sept from 7pm. Free Entry.

September 28, 2018 0 comments Listings

Live Music – 34 Pepper Street

34 Pepper Street’s Thursday Live At 34 returns with local artist, entertainer and Ukulele player Marc Gallagher. Playing quirky covers and heartfelt originals this promises to be a fantastic night of music. Thursday 4th Oct from 730pm. Free Entry

September 28, 2018 0 comments Listings
Controversial housing scheme on Bombardier site in Crewe voted through

Controversial housing scheme on Bombardier site in Crewe voted through

By Stephen Topping
A housing development in the heart of Crewe which was previously deemed “not worthy” of the town has been approved at the second attempt.

Countryside Properties has been given the green light to demolish unused buildings at the Bombardier site in West Street – along with the historic boundary wall – and build 239 homes and 24 flats in their place.

September 27, 2018 6 comments Environment, Human Interest, News
Former Crewe & Nantwich RUFC star earns GB wheelchair rugby call up

Former Crewe & Nantwich RUFC star earns GB wheelchair rugby call up

A former Crewe and Nantwich RUFC star who lost the use of his legs after a freak injury, has now earned a call up to the Great Britain wheelchair rugby development squad.

Kieran Flynn suffered severe spinal injuries during a tackle in a match back in 2013 aged just 21.

September 27, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
South Cheshire financial planner to stage free advice event

South Cheshire financial planner to stage free advice event

A South Cheshire financial planning firm is staging a week-long event to help people plan for their future.

1825, on Crewe Business Park, is offering residents the chance to meet with a trained adviser for free during Financial Planning Week running from October 3-10.

September 27, 2018 1 comment Business, Business